b'Priest Lake MuseumSummerWalking Tours : Priest Lake Museum will be hosting five walks this summer season: July 9,16,18, 23 and 30. Priest Lake MuseumAll hikes start at 9AM. All events are open to theHeritage Speakers Series :public at no charge but donations to the museum are gladly accepted. JULY 08 - 7pm Priest Lake The first: Bismark Ranger Station , Thursday JulyCommunity Church9th.The trail head is a road on the west side of Hwy 57 at mileSee the Changesmarker 36.3, just South of Nordman.It is a relatively easy andPresented by Scott Hill.short walk into the compound, the site where they dispatched supplies to all the lookouts around the lake.Many of theJULY 15 - 7pm Inn at Priest Lake buildings are gone, but the old mule barn still stands. Straight Lines and The second and third:Kalispell Bay Mining Hike ,Squiggles: How Idaho Thursday July 16th and Saturday July 18th.We will meetGot its Weird Shapeby at the Kalispell Bay Day Use parking lot.The Thursday hikeKeith Petersen. will take about one to two hours, including visiting an old abandoned mining site up in the hills with panoramic views of the lower lake. Vertical gain is about 400 feet on jeep trail andJULY 22 - 7pm Priest Lake single track. Community ChurchSaturdays hike will be longer, taking about three hours, withMighty Priest Lake almost double the vertical gain and more spectacular vistas. WomenPresented by Kris It will include the mining site visited on the previous walk and then a rather strong cardio workout for the next twentyRunberg.minutes to the top.It is mainly downhill after that.The fourth walk:Beaver Creek/ Navigation Trail ,JULY 29 - 7pm Inn at Priest Lake Priest Lakes Mines Thursday July 23rd.We will meet at the Beaver Creek trailand Prospects head parking lot and walk up into the upper lake.This is a veryPresented by Tom Weitz.gentle walk with virtually no vertical gain and is about three miles roundtrip.The fifth and final:Woodrat Mine Walk , Thursday July 30th.We meet at the museum parking lot for a fairly flat walk along the lake with a single track to the mine.Roundtrip is about two miles.Please bring water and whatever snacks you like.Questions:Call Carlos Landa at 509.951.0239 In 1922 Silent screen actress, NellThule, the one spot in all Gods world Shipman, opened a productionwhere you belonged, where your roots studio in North Spokane and startedcould go deep into the soil which filming her movie Grub Stake. Shewould forever nourish you; Where then moved her production team toinspiration and spiritual blessing Lionshead Lodge, Priest Lake, Idahowelled up from the earth to top to complete the movie. After 2 1/2the tallest tamarack, spread to the years of filming Miss Shipman saidencasing bowl of sky, return on every this about Priest Lake.waterway to feed you everlastingly? Did you ever come to a place andSuch a spot, so it seemed to me, was instantly recognize it as your UltimaPriest Lake, in Idaho. .33'